The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 47 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 3.61% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 5.27% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£368 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+76.15% -37.08%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 512 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.56% 68.45% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 299 296
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -87.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
3 7 (17.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Middleware
4 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) WCF
5 5 (12.50%) Magento
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.50%) Retail
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) CMS
6 4 (10.00%) Firewall
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (10.00%) Adobe
6 4 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (7.50%) User Experience

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VPN
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) Junos
2 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) Extranet
2 3 (7.50%) OSPF
2 3 (7.50%) BGP
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.50%) HSRP
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (2.50%) MOLAP
5 1 (2.50%) ROLAP
5 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) HOLAP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) NUnit
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (5.00%) Moq
2 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (15.00%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) WCF
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.50%) JSON
5 3 (7.50%) CSS3
5 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.00%) RESTful
6 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (5.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Solaris
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Content Management
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.50%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Tcl
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CCNP
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (7.50%) CCSA
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Juniper
3 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) Demandware
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) PayPal
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) Apple
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago